- A piece of equipment or a mechanism operated by electricity. Commonly found in a household or office.
- An electronic device designed to help do work, perform tasks, or to assist in providing comfort or convenience. These include dryers, lamps, refrigerators, and microwave ovens. precision electronics, such as high-fidelity components and computers are sometimes not included in this group. Also called electrical appliance.
- synonymelectrical appliance
- noun a device or machine worked by electricity, e.g. a washing machine, vacuum cleaner, iron or toaster